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Stories with place: Pasadena
  • Major Whittier cemetery to use entirely recycled water 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 5:41 am

    WHITTIER, California - A sprawling 700-acre cemetery in Southern California has announced it will all recycled water to irrigate its lawns.

  • Police say LA-area nursing home recruited felons as patients 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 8:59 pm

    SOUTH PASADENA, California - South Pasadena's police chief says he'll ask for criminal charges to be filed against a nursing home where a patient walked away last year, doused herself with gasoline and set herself on fire.

  • Antibiotic-resistant 'superbug' found at California hospital 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 8:28 pm

    PASADENA, California - A Los Angeles-area hospital said Wednesday that some of its patients contracted an antibiotic-resistant "superbug" that has been linked to a type of medical scope and infected dozens of people around the country.

  • Poor roots, water weight may have toppled tree onto children 
    Updated: Aug-14-15 12:32 am

    PASADENA, California - An 85-foot-tall tree that fell in a Pasadena park last month, injuring eight children, had root problems, was leaning and may have absorbed a heavy load of water from a recent storm, according to an arborist's report released Thursday.

  • Man, teenage girl survive crash 400 feet down embankment 
    Updated: Aug-10-15 9:02 am

    PASADENA, California - Authorities say a teenage girl and a young man survived with non-life threatening injuries after the car they were in plunged more than 400 feet down an embankment off the Angeles Crest Highway above Pasadena.